Thursday 21st – Sunday 24th May 2020 – IoS Bird Sightings

Thursday  The male Red-backed Shrike was still on the Airfield where there was also a Hobby and it or another was seen over Peninnis. 6 Whimbrel were at Bar Point, the Grey Plover flew from Taylor’s Island, Porthloo towards Tresco and 40 Sanderling were on St. Martin’s. 3 Great Northern Diver were in The Roads, a ringtail Hen Harrier flew north past Samson and Cuckoo were Read more…

Wednesday 6th – Thursday 7th May 2020 – IoS Bird Sightings

Wednesday A female Marsh Harrier was seen over the Garrison & Lower Moors, a ringtail Hen Harrier  was on St. Martin’s and a Merlin was on the Garrison.  A Dunlin & a Whimbrel were on Old Town Beach, a female Cuckoo was on the Garrison, 2 Turtle Dove flew over Juliet’s Garden and another was on St. Martin’s. A Lesser Whitethroat was at Salakee & another Read more…